How to Gastown Like a Local Gent

Friday, 28 August 2015 08:00
Want to learn how to Gastown like a local? There’s more than one way to go about it. We put together a special guide to share how Gastown gents like to spend a day in the neighbourhood.

Whitecaps FC Make History

Thursday, 27 August 2015 08:28
Did you know that the Vancouver Whitecaps FC call Gastown home? The club's office is right here in the neighbourhood. So today, we're taking a beat to congratulate them on winning their first-ever Voyageurs Cup.

Gastown on Instagram in August

Wednesday, 26 August 2015 08:00
This month, we celebrated the people and spaces that make Gastown unique, spent a little time with a pampered pooch and got our nosh on in places new and old. Here's our favourite IG snaps from August.


Monday, 24 August 2015 09:00
What's happening in Gastown? Here's a non-exclusive list of events to keep on your radar.

11 Weekend Brunch Spots

Friday, 21 August 2015 08:00
It's no secret there are stellar brunch spots within our neighbourhood blocks. Since the choices are plentiful, we highlighted some great mainstays to visit on your next outing.

Gastown Schools Help Aspiring Creatives Go from Classroom to Industry

Thursday, 20 August 2015 09:14
Gastown is a creative hub brimming with artists, designers and creative professionals. Much of that can be attributed to reputable institutes that have established its base in the neighbourhood.

New to the Neighbourhood

Wednesday, 19 August 2015 09:00
Summer brought more than a surge of out-of-town visitors to Gastown. In the past few months, we’ve welcomed a wide range of new additions specializing in everything from house-made sandwiches to eco-friendly fashion.


Monday, 17 August 2015 08:00
What's happening in Gastown? Here's a non-exclusive list of events to keep on your radar.

Dogs of Gastown: Meet Milton

Friday, 14 August 2015 08:00
You’d expect that any pooch belonging to the BRUSH family would be a pampered one, and you’d be right. Meet Milton, a distinguished addition to the ‘Dogs of Gastown’.

The 'Haus that Boll Built

Thursday, 13 August 2015 08:00
Bauhaus burst onto the Gastown restaurant scene a couple months ago and has been the talk of the town ever since. We caught up with owner, Uwe Boll, to learn more about his inspired eatery – and get some tips…

This is #MyGastown - with Isaac Sim (aka @isaacseemstohave)

Tuesday, 11 August 2015 08:00
Want to see Gastown the way we see it? We’re enlisting the people who work, live and play in the neighbourhood to give you an insider’s look. Welcome to #MyGastown.


Monday, 10 August 2015 10:00
What's happening in Gastown? Here's a non-exclusive list of events to keep on your radar.

Behind the Bar

Friday, 07 August 2015 08:16
Gastown has seen its fair share of whisky-drenched characters swapping stories at the bar. It’s tradition. Over a century ago, Gassy Jack arrived with a barrel of whiskey, while booze-loving lamplighter, John Clough, made history with his nightly patrols around…

Gastown Throwback: Maple Tree Square & The Brynes Block

Thursday, 06 August 2015 09:00
Often referred to as the heart of Gastown, Maple Tree Square is the original site of Gassy Jack’s first bar and near one of Vancouver’s oldest buildings, The Brynes Block.

Gastown Shops Stocked with the Best for Burning Man

Wednesday, 05 August 2015 09:00
Thousands of people are set to converge on Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for the festival that’s unlike any other – Burning Man. Together, they’ll create a temporary community dedicated to art, self-expression and self-reliance, staying just a week and then…


Tuesday, 04 August 2015 09:05
What's happening in Gastown? Here's a non-exclusive list of events to keep on your radar.

Proudly Made in B.C.

Friday, 31 July 2015 08:00
Come to the neighbourhood and discover fashion that’s made in our own backyard. Locally crafted wares are perched on the shelves at Gastown retailers, while Vancouver designers have established ateliers to create modern fashion by hand in Gastown.

Gastown on Instagram in July

Thursday, 30 July 2015 08:00
We celebrated all things Canadian, got creative with our latest IG takover and watched bikes whiz down Water Street. If you're not already following us on Instagram, here are our favourite posts from July.

What's for Lunch?

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 08:00
Lunch is prime time for dining al fresco, and Gastown’s lunch circuit is booming with options whether it’s drinks by the patio or enjoying tasty take-out in the sun.

The Vision is Clear at Durant Sessions

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 08:00
In an age of disposable fashion, Durant Sessions is bringing back handcrafted eyewear that seeks to educate as much as it adorns.

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